Your District Attorney

Ashley Welch was born and raised in the mountains of North Carolina and graduated from East Henderson High School. She attended the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and received her law degree from William and Mary School of Law in 2003. She served as an Assistant District Attorney in the 29th Prosecutorial District from 2003 until 2005 when she became a prosecutor for the 30th Prosecutorial District. She and her husband, who is a staff attorney for the Sheriff, reside in Macon County with their rescue dog, Bella.